Studio Director – Landscape Architecture | Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam | ASPECT Studios

ASPECT Studios, landscape architects and urban designers, is seeking a passionate, experienced leader to head its new studio in HCMC, Vietnam. You will join our existing international landscape architecture team and represent the HCMC studio, and further develop, grow and manage ASPECT Studio’s presence in Vietnam and beyond.

There are several key responsibilities, requiring professional and people skills, cultural sensitivity, and an outstanding team and work ethic.

From the onset, you will be supported and assisted by ASPECT’s executive team and by peers in other studios.

We anticipate applicants to have 10+ years professional experience and at least 5 of that in a leadership role. Applicants must be fluent in English and preferably fluent or conversant in Vietnamese. ASPECT may consider assistance with relocation to HCMC for suitable candidates.

The following leadership capabilities:

  • Professional leadership – deliver diverse, creative projects, guide design outcomes, present to clients and undertake project negotiations.
  • Client leadership – develop relationships that fulfil our purpose and grow our business.
  • People leadership – grow and mentor the landscape architecture team in HCMC.
  • One-studio leadership – collaborate and share capabilities with global colleagues. Demonstrate commercial acumen and accountability.

ASPECT Studios

We are designers, landscape architects and urbanists connected by our purpose to create projects which challenge and delight, whilst enhancing the lives of people and natural systems in an enduring way. We are influential, city-shaping leaders, recognized globally for what we design and how we think.

We offer the opportunity to work within a dynamic design orientated setting to interface with our global teams, to realize landmark a diverse range of projects that are both sensitive and meaningful. 

How to apply

Please send your CV and design portfolio with examples of your finest work and evidence of leadership capabilities to [email protected] Please ensure that all files remain under 20MB.